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Performance Engineer Interview Cambridge, MA

Why might you use SMTP to get large (multi-gig

 ) line-oriented text-based logs from one machine to another?
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SMTP does auto-retry. Also, I believe the fact that logs are text means that SMTP servers are particularly tailored to them.

Interview Candidate on Sep 16, 2011
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They gave you job for your answer? SMTP is used for emailing. The best way is rsync

xyz on Apr 27, 2014
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How about that SMTP will convert the line breaks for the target OS?

Paul on Dec 26, 2018

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